External Scholarships

The AltaLink Indigenous Student Awards

Deadlines: November 1, 2020, February 1, 2021, and August 2021

AltaLink provides eight scholarships of $1,000 to students who are leaders in the Aboriginal community. This includes students from treaty 6, 7 and 8, and from the Métis community. AltaLink will pick winners based on financial need, scholastic achievement, community involvement, and life goals.

The Justice Center For Constitutional Freedoms

Deadline: November 2, 2020

The Justice Center for Constitutional Freedom has a $2000, $1000, and $500 scholarship for the 3 students who write the best essay on the justification of government mandated lockdown measures during the pandemic. Your essay should be approximately 2500 words.

Movavi Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2020

Movavi is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student who creates a fund video to share on social media using Movavi video Editor. Students can use the free trial version to create their video.

The Dalton Camp Award

Deadline: December 1, 2020

The Friends of Canadian Broadcasting honours the memory of Dalton Camp, a commentator on Canadian public affairs, through a prestigious scholarship. They are offering $10,000 to the student who submits the best essay describing the link between democracy and the media in Canada. The runner up will also win a $2,500 prize.

Allied Van Lines Scholarship

Deadline: December 15, 2020

Allied Van Lines has four $1,000 scholarships for business students. To apply, students must submit their transcripts and a 400-800 word essay describing why logistics and supply chain management is important within your University Major.

The Heer Law Entrepreneurship Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2020

Heer Law, an intellectual property law firm is offering a scholarship to support students with entrepreneurial ideas. They know that you entrepreneurs often lack the personal funds to successfully start their company, especially when they have to think about tuition costs as well. They have a $2,000 scholarship for the student who sends them the best business plan.

Indspire’s Post-Secondary Education Scholarship 

Applications accepted year round

Indspire disburses bursaries and scholarships through its Building Brighter Futures program to Indigenous students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs. Since 1985, Indspire has disbursed bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Métis post-secondary students. It is the largest funder for Indigenous education outside of the federal government.